Opinion | Clean Air Was Once an Achievable Political Goal

The wildfires will force us to recognize the steep costs of incompetent, neglectful, uncaring government.

Breonna Taylor settlement is among largest payouts linked to a police shooting

The $12 million settlement with Breonna Taylor's family is a historic move for Louisville, Kentucky, but…

Opinion | In Two Phone Calls, I Learned Just Who Counts in New York

My TV show is a very safe place to work. My son’s school — well, it…

Opinion | Stop Expecting Life to Go Back to Normal Next Year

Americans will need to take pandemic precautions well into 2021 — yes, even after a vaccine…

Opinion | The Love Triangle That Spawned Trump’s Mideast Peace Deal

Kushner went from playing divorce lawyer to marriage broker.

In a Year Like No Other, a ‘Historic Crisis’ of Need

When Times readers heard the call of The Neediest Cases Fund’s annual campaign, they gave. And…

A Deadly Tinderbox

As wildfires continue to rip through parts of the West, Oregon is experiencing catastrophic destruction.

Brian Stelter on Fox News and Reed Hastings on Netflix

Stelter talks about “Hoax: Donald Trump, Fox News and the Dangerous Distortion of Truth” and Reed…

Wildfires, Hurricane Sally, Booker Prize: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

City to pay $12M to Breonna Taylor’s family, reform police

The city of Louisville agreed to pay $12 million to the family of Breonna Taylor and…